What a tease! Be prepared to witness the most horribly sexy acts known to science, magic and the Elder Gods. Mostly naked people are to be expected, along with devilish music, eldritch dancers and mysterious variety acts.
Watch the house cast and Atlanta guest Dotte Comm.
After the library closes, genealogy researchers will be able to browse thousands of books, rolls of microfilm, online databases and more to discover their family history.
(Meet at Corner of Hull St. and Hancock St.) Throw on your most creative Halloween costume and march through the streets of downtown. Anyone can participate by wearing a costume and joining the procession. A pre-party will be held at Live Wire Athens, and an after-party will be held at the Georgia Theatre. See Story on p. 12.
The market supports local minority business vendors. Offerings range from soul and caribbean food vendors, clothing, artwork, kid-friendly items, youth vendors, live performances, games and and more.
Shop for fresh and affordable produce and prepared foods. The market also includes kids activities, cooking demonstrations, educational booths and entertainment.
Local and sustainable produce, meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and live music by Joe Willey & the Moving Man and Emily Horton.
Take a tour of the cemetery that was established in 1856. Topics include the explanation of meanings behind various carvings, symbols and icons and other funerary art. Part of the Athens Heritage Walks walking tour series.
The I Still Have A Dream Foundation hosts "Dream Within a Dream: A Rockabilly Riot to Stomp Out Poverty" with a silent auction live music by Landon Lane & the Ivories.
Loosen up your parade legs with a freaky 5K through town. Prizes awarded for top runners. The race's theme is zombies, so dress up in your best or worst gear.
Play games and meet a new furry friend from the Athens Area Humane Society.
NAIRVANA Nirvana cover band featuring members of The Powder Room. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.
THE PROXIES No information available.
RE-REFUSED Playing Refused covers.
GABBA GABBA HUH? Playing Ramones covers.
W8ING4UFOS Multi-instrumental, experimental four-piece group out of Atlanta.
THE 8-TRACK GORILLA The mysterious costumed local musician performs.
ANCIENT WHALES Fuzz-rock band led by songwriter and vocalist Enoch Bledsoe.
LYDIA SERA Local visual artist and musician.
LANDON LANE AND THE IVORIES Rockabilly Hall of Fame member leads his band.
FAMILY AND FRIENDS Buzzworthy folk-rock sweethearts featuring double percussion and anthemic vocals.
THE FUNK BROTHERHOOD Local party band performs a nonstop dance party featuring horn-driven hits.
VELVET CARAVAN High-energy, acoustic gypsy jazz quintet from Savannah.
GYPSY WILDCATS Local group playing classic gypsy-swing tunes, as well as Americana and vaudeville standards.
LIVE MUSIC Rotating local jazz and bluegrass bands play every Friday and Saturday night.
WHITE RABBIT COLLECTIVE Free-form psych-rock ensemble led by local musician Nick Bradfield.
COUCHLOCKED Local progressive psychedelic folk-punk four-piece.
FIVE EIGHT Legendary Athens band that consistently pumps out boisterous, thoughtful rock and roll.
OAK HOUSE Melodic and complex post-rock group from Athens and Atlanta.
PARTIALS Local psychedelic pop band with a rich, danceable sound.
QUIG AND THE BOYS Local rock band playing old, new, blues and rock with a twist.
Cheer on the dawgs as you watch the game. Streets Cafe food truck will be on site.
Get ready to do the Time Warp again. Costumes encouraged. Props provided.
See the all-time classic The Haunting (1963) on a big screen in the little Flicker Theatre.
SILENT DISCO Dance the night away with wireless headphones and two channels of music. One of them is a request line!
BOOTY BOYZ DJs Immuzikation, Twin Powers and Z-Dog spin dance hits into the night.
DJ L.A. DARIUS spins the hottest dance records, with a mix of dance, top 40, hip hop, Latin and dancehall beats.
This year's frightful haunted house theme is Oz, but not the Oz you remember.
Watch a YA film. Popcorn will be provided.
Hear creepy but not-too-creepy haunted house stories and make crafts. Ages 4–9.
Watch a not-so-scary monster movie, make monster masks and eat popcorn.
Learn simple steps for improving your score in 90 days.
Teen artists Rose Shelton and Havivah Z. Saltz share their watercolor and ink drawings.
In "ABC's of Writing for Children," author Gail Karwoski discusses the ins and outs of constructing picture books, categories of kids' books and more. Saturdays, Oct. 28–Nov. 11. $120. www.ocaf.com
A 12-step program for everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively. Meetings are held on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. at Princeton Methodist Church, www.oa.org
Get individual instruction for graphics, audio or video editing projects or learn to convert albums and cassettes to DVDs and CDs. Thursdays, 6 p.m. and Saturdays through Dec. 16, 11 a.m. 706-613-3650
Decorate (no carving) a pumpkin like a book character and bring it to the library before Oct. 28. BYOPumpkin. www.athenslibrary.org/oconee